Sprint is seeding stock Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow based monthly security update for it’s Galaxy S6 Edge Plus SM-G928P. The stock Marshmallow update for Sprint S6 Edge G928P is carrying security patch for the month of February and rolled out via OTA. The stock firmware update for Sprint S6 Edge plus released on 28th February and brings build number G928PVPS3BQB1, almost same as we seen on other S6 family members. Being an OTA update, just go to Settings > About device > System updates, check for updates if available.
If the update appears via OTA then it’s the great thing else try the Kies method. We have also mentioned the process to update G928PVPS3BQB1 Marshmallow update via Odin. The same tutorial for the Galaxy S7 update is used as well earlier so the process remains the same because it has nothing to do with the change build number or Android version, all you need is an Odin tool along the firmware tar and a PC with latest Samsung USB drivers installed on it.
You can also greet welcome to the new firmware using Samsung Kies, here we have posted a guide to update firmware via Kies on Sprint S6 Edge plus G928P
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus (Sprint)
Version: Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Build Number: G928PVPS3BQB1
Android Security Patch Level: 1 February, 2017
How to install stock Marshmallow G928PVPS3BQB1 firmware on Sprint S6 Edge plus G928P via Odin
Disclaimer: Follow the guide on your own risk, the writer would not be responsible if you damage your device during the firmware installation process nor we are forcing you to perform the flashing process. Don’t proceed if you can’t follow the instructions carefully.
Your device should be charged 70% at minimum to avoid shutting down during the process.
Enable USB Debugging. Go to Settings > Developer Options > Enable USB debugging
Install latest USB drivers for Samsung on PC. Download
Download the firmware from the link provided at the end of post.
Then extract the firmware file in a specific folder on your PC.
Process to flash VPS3BQB1 Marshmallow firmware on Sprint S6 Edge plus G928P
Now turn off your device completely.
Reboot your device into Download Mode, to do so follow this guide
Once in download Mode, follow this guide to update the firmware via Odin.
That’s it! If you have successfully updated your Sprint S6 Edge plus G928P on G928PVPS3BQB1 Marshmallow firmware, give us your feedback.
Download the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow G928PVPS3BQB1 firmware for Sprint S6 Edge plus G928P [link will be updated]